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Liberal MP for Don Valley West (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 54% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Deadline extended to Feb 3 for employers to create opportunities for students thru Canada Summer Jobs Program. APPL… https://t.co/mjqeFWMsKK

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter People living with disabilities represent a largely untapped, highly educated & very motivated workforce in Canada. https://t.co/KEerhOR3jH

This week

Posted on Twitter People living with disabilities represent a largely untapped, highly educated & very motivated workforce in Canada. https://t.co/QDsuTy9zuE

Posted on Twitter Pleased to join Finnish congregations of Agricola Lutheran and Saalem Toronto to begin the 100th Anniversary year o… https://t.co/OUZcWlQW60

A week ago

Posted on Twitter It's a wrap! Thank you to all the wonderful volunteers who made the this year's Levee possible. https://t.co/gc4d4UEFpT

Posted on Twitter "We have leaders at all three levels of our government who share a vision for the future of our city." Still plenty… https://t.co/ut2DLvsT2Z

A month ago

Voted No on Vote #183 on Bill C-301 Amend the Income Tax Act and to make a related amendment to another Act (registered ...

Voted Yes on Vote #182 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should recognize the contributions that German-Canadians have made to ...

Voted No on Vote #181 on Bill C-306 Establish a Crimean Tatar Deportation (“Sürgünlik”) Memorial Day and to recognize the mass deportation of ...

Voted Yes on Vote #180 on Bill C-235 Amend the Criminal Code and the Corrections and Conditional Release Act (fetal alcohol disorder)

Voted Yes on Vote #179 on Bill C-30 Implement the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement between Canada and the European Union and its ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the seventh report of the Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security concerning ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Subject Matter of Supplementary Estimates (B) 2016-17: Votes 1b and 5b under ... Good afternoon. I'm very happy to call to order the Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security's 49th meeting in this Parliament and to welcome ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Interparliamentary Delegations Mr. Speaker, pursuant to Standing Order 34(1) I have the honour to present to the House, in both official languages, the report of Canada-Africa Parliamentary Association ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I want to thank the minister for his remarks. It is wonderful as a member of the government caucus to stand and listen to ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-22 Good afternoon. I call to order the 46th meeting of the Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security for the consideration of Bill C-22, An ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Bill C-233 You, as members of this committee, have the chance to do the same thing we are modelling for you today, which is to work collaboratively to ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill S-201 Thank you, Mr. Chair. I will begin the presentation. Thank you, Mr. Chair and all the members of the committee, for this opportunity to appear before ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2016, No. 2 Mr. Speaker, it is a pleasure to address the House today and to speak on the issue of the implementation of the budgetary plan that this ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I have the privilege and honour today to present a petition from citizens of Canada, many from my riding of Don Valley West, who ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on St. Monica Catholic School Mr. Speaker, this year St. Monica Catholic School is celebrating 100 years of providing superb Catholic education in midtown Toronto. Since its founding in 1916, through ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-22 Thank you, Deputy. I hope you see our committee as effective, and now magnanimous as well. I don't want the committee to move for a minute. ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I want to thank the member for Kamloops—Thompson—Cariboo for her rather newfound commitment on this issue. I want to ask her very specifically about ...

Spoke in the House on Genetic Non-Discrimination Act Mr. Speaker, I want to do two things in these closing minutes, and the first is to thank colleagues from both sides of the House for ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Canada's National Security Framework I'm rusty at this. It's kind of fun. Thank you for your work, and because Mr. Karanicolas is here, I want to spend a bit of ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Canada's National Security Framework Good evening. Welcome to the 38th meeting of the Standing Committee of Public Safety and National Security of the 42nd Parliament. I want to welcome members ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Canada's National Security Framework Bonsoir. Good evening. Welcome to this meeting of the public safety and national security committee. This is the 36th meeting of the Committee. We are continuing ...

Mentioned by OHS Canada Government committee calls for research on PTSD in first responders Chaired by Rob Oliphant, Liberal MP for the Don Valley West riding in Toronto, the committee published a 50-page report detailing its own research and recommendations on Oct. 4. The report, titled Healthy Minds, Safe Communities: Supporting Our Public ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by The Daily Courier (subscription) MPs want centre for first-responder trauma MP Matthew Dube, left to right, MP Pam Damoff, MP Rob Oliphant, and MP Larry Miller, of the Commons public safety committee release a report on its study of operational stress injuries and post-traumatic disorder in public safety officers and first ...

Mentioned by insideTORONTO.com Don Valley West MP Rob Oliphant holds electoral reform town hall meetings Don Valley West MP Rob Oliphant will host a series of town hall meetings focused on electoral reforms. The meetings will be held: • Sunday, Sept. 18, Temple Emanu-El, 120 Old Colony Rd., from 2 to 4 p.m., with special guest Ajax MP Mark Holland, ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) In wake of Orlando gay nightclub attack, openly gay Grit MP says there's still prejudice in Liberal caucus Openly gay Liberal MP Rob Oliphant says, despite having many allies in his caucus, there are still people there with a “love the sinner but hate the sin” attitude when it comes to LGBTQ rights. In an interview with The Hill Times, the MP for Don Valley ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) In wake of Orlando gay nightclub attack, openly gay Grit MP says there's still prejudice in Liberal caucus Openly gay Liberal MP Rob Oliphant says, despite having many allies in his caucus, there are still people there with a “love the sinner but hate the sin” attitude when it comes to LGBTQ rights. In an interview with The Hill Times, the MP for Don Valley ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) In wake of Orlando gay nightclub attack, openly gay Grit MP says there's still prejudice in Liberal caucus Openly gay Liberal MP Rob Oliphant says, despite having many allies in his caucus, there are still people there with a “love the sinner but hate the sin” attitude when it comes to LGBTQ rights. In an interview with The Hill Times, the MP for Don Valley ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-607 An Act to establish the office of the Veterans' Ombudsman

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-533 An Act respecting a Srebrenica Remembrance Day